What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name BIRDSALL, KARA E Employer name Central NY Psych Center Amount $5,896.60 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ENSER, SHARON M Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $5,896.50 Date 09/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DYE, BRUCE R Employer name Town of St Johnsville Amount $5,896.50 Date 02/06/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINIERO, JOSE C Employer name Bethpage Fire District Amount $5,896.00 Date 10/26/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CEPEDA, ANGEL Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $5,895.44 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RANER, ELIZABETH M Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $5,895.39 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE BOVES, JEANETTE L Employer name Suffolk County Amount $5,895.12 Date 10/13/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILBORN, FAYE T Employer name Nassau County Amount $5,894.54 Date 04/07/1983 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THIBODEAU, ANDRE J Employer name Town of Queensbury Amount $5,894.40 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKT, JANICE M Employer name Hamburg CSD Amount $5,894.23 Date 08/31/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POPET, AMANDA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $5,893.98 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COFFEY, MOLLY Q Employer name Binghamton City School Dist Amount $5,893.95 Date 07/08/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASON, JENNIFER J Employer name Mastics Moriches Shirley Libr Amount $5,893.76 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, KRISTIN J Employer name Village of Endicott Amount $5,893.75 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRIFFIN, TIMOTHY D Employer name Erie County Amount $5,893.34 Date 11/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, GRACIE M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $5,892.74 Date 08/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, LUCIA A Employer name Pilgrim Psych Center Amount $5,892.69 Date 08/28/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEHLOG, STEPHEN M Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $5,892.50 Date 11/22/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOSLEY, ROSA E Employer name Schuylerville CSD Amount $5,892.48 Date 08/11/2004 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MITCHELL, SCOTT B Employer name Village of Dansville Amount $5,892.25 Date 06/17/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAMLAL, RAMESH Employer name Town of Islip Amount $5,892.17 Date 04/11/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIDALGO, RYAN C Employer name Carle Place UFSD Amount $5,892.00 Date 05/08/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SGRO, MATTHEW Employer name W Hempstead Sanitation Dist #6 Amount $5,892.00 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KELLY, LORI A Employer name Holley CSD Amount $5,891.89 Date 09/08/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TREMBLAY, PHILIPPE A Employer name Village of North Collins Amount $5,891.75 Date 07/01/2000 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DI PAOLO, ANGELIA L Employer name Akron CSD Amount $5,891.74 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BENJAMIN, SASHA N Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $5,891.48 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALINA, FRANK A Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $5,891.40 Date 11/01/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WANK, KATHRYN M Employer name Town of Rensselaerville Amount $5,891.25 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COLLIER, TISHIA M Employer name East Irondequoit CSD Amount $5,890.94 Date 06/09/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, JENNIFER L Employer name SUNY College Techn Morrisville Amount $5,890.64 Date 11/01/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JEMISON, DAMIEN L Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $5,890.52 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOSBURG, GAIL I Employer name Town of Wethersfield Amount $5,890.50 Date 08/30/1993 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARBER, CHRISTINE L Employer name Remsen CSD Amount $5,890.19 Date 07/09/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIMONE, VIRGINIA Employer name Nassau County Amount $5,890.15 Date 09/23/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOS, CYNTHIA C Employer name White Plains City School Dist Amount $5,889.60 Date 01/02/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARRIS, MARY T Employer name New York State Assembly Amount $5,889.14 Date 02/22/1985 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUSHMORE, SARAH R Employer name Trumansburg CSD Amount $5,888.91 Date 01/16/1984 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELANEY, LEAH A Employer name NYS Office People Devel Disab Amount $5,888.53 Date 09/18/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, NICK R Employer name City of Oswego Amount $5,888.37 Date 02/08/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KENNEDY, AGNES M Employer name Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD Amount $5,888.20 Date 05/24/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOLTON, LYNN Employer name Boces-Orleans Niagara Amount $5,888.20 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAVENPORT, TANNY P Employer name Rush-Henrietta CSD Amount $5,888.00 Date 10/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CUMMINGS JR., THOMAS M Employer name Village of Southampton Amount $5,888.00 Date 06/24/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VERNICK-CHAIKIN, ALLISON B Employer name Half Hollow Hills Comm Library Amount $5,887.76 Date 12/29/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NELLIS-EWELL, CAROL J Employer name Village of Spencerport Amount $5,887.75 Date 04/16/2007 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POSELLA, DOMENICK Employer name Town of Perinton Amount $5,887.50 Date 04/22/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALAMARI, HELEN C Employer name Village of Hastings-On-Hudson Amount $5,887.50 Date 03/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SAUTTER-DANZ, LORI J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $5,887.43 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, LYDIA N Employer name Elmira Childrens Services Amount $5,887.43 Date 04/03/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VIGLIAROLO, GAIL L Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $5,887.00 Date 06/16/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, THOMAS L Employer name Town of Jay Amount $5,886.91 Date 01/28/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHALTON, AMY F Employer name Town of Jay Amount $5,886.91 Date 01/03/2002 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OYER, SHAUN A Employer name Franklin Corr Facility Amount $5,886.35 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBINSON, ALISA Employer name Boces Eastern Suffolk Amount $5,886.25 Date 06/03/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SUTTON, JEFFREY D Employer name Town of Ossining Amount $5,886.00 Date 03/03/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMONDI, BELINDA A Employer name Hudson Valley DDSO Amount $5,885.95 Date 01/20/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, DANIELLE H J Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $5,885.68 Date 01/21/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ALLISON, KEITH J Employer name Boces-Rockland Amount $5,885.41 Date 11/20/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASSI, ROBERT W Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $5,885.32 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESSIHA, MICHAEL Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $5,885.32 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANLEY, KATIE S Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $5,885.32 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, NATHANIEL M Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $5,885.32 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROZEN, JANET P Employer name Dunkirk City-School Dist Amount $5,885.16 Date 06/06/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERRY, LAURENCE A Employer name Brooklyn Public Library Amount $5,885.13 Date 10/25/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETITO, CYNTHIA Employer name Boces-Orange Ulster Sup Dist Amount $5,885.00 Date 10/16/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTIBONE, STANLEY J, II Employer name Town of Berlin Amount $5,885.00 Date 06/25/2001 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLE, MATTHEW Employer name StoNY Brook Fire District Amount $5,884.84 Date 04/26/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LIVINGSTON, SARAH C Employer name Columbia County Amount $5,884.67 Date 11/10/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STINSON, DANIEL E Employer name Onondaga County Amount $5,884.62 Date 01/25/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULTZ, ANDREW J Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $5,884.50 Date 08/06/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, ZACH R Employer name Yates County Amount $5,884.40 Date 01/27/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LA CATENA, MARTIN A, JR Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $5,884.24 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN DUNK, GEOFFREY M Employer name Dept Corrections Trainee Pr Amount $5,884.24 Date 01/11/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONOHUE, MICHAEL R Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $5,884.01 Date 03/02/1987 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUGER, TRACIE Employer name Wayne County Amount $5,883.73 Date 08/27/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARMON, JOSEPH R Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $5,883.60 Date 08/14/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MASTRANGELO, CHRISTINE M Employer name Port Byron CSD Amount $5,883.50 Date 01/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOSTER, INEZ M Employer name Hauppauge Public Library Amount $5,883.40 Date 01/20/2006 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMMILL, MATTHEW J Employer name Auburn Corr Facility Amount $5,883.07 Date 06/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NAIK, HETALBEN R Employer name North Babylon UFSD Amount $5,882.40 Date 09/22/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECK, SANDRA J Employer name Central Square CSD Amount $5,882.29 Date 06/07/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STARK, SHANNON A Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $5,881.65 Date 09/10/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIMBALL, JOY J Employer name Edgemont UFSD at Greenburgh Amount $5,881.55 Date 02/04/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, ASHLEY Employer name Erie County Amount $5,881.51 Date 01/19/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, ANNE MARIE Employer name Rondout Valley CSD at Accord Amount $5,881.50 Date 12/23/2010 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOPEZ, SANTA I Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $5,881.22 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRISSEY, JOSEPH J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $5,881.00 Date 05/14/2003 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ATKINS, RACHEL E Employer name Ontario County Amount $5,880.96 Date 05/21/2014 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONOUGH, MICHELLE A Employer name Guilderland CSD Amount $5,880.53 Date 11/10/2009 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBERA, THOMAS W Employer name Rockland County Amount $5,880.13 Date 06/14/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSEN, LINDSAY Employer name Town of Scott Amount $5,880.00 Date 01/05/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WATT, ALEXIS M Employer name Town of Amherst Amount $5,879.58 Date 02/19/2015 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AIKEN, GREGORY J Employer name Dept Transportation Region 7 Amount $5,879.47 Date 01/28/2016 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEATTIE, CYNTHIA D Employer name Whitesboro CSD Amount $5,879.17 Date 01/28/2011 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEI, SCOTT P Employer name Greene Corr Facility Amount $5,878.85 Date 04/26/1999 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNKEN, ROBERT C Employer name Syosset Fire District Amount $5,878.49 Date 03/10/2008 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SEVER, KAREN Employer name Erie County Amount $5,878.01 Date 08/03/2005 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CLARK, IAN M Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $5,877.49 Date 07/09/2012 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FROBOSILO, HEIDI H Employer name Malverne Public Library Amount $5,877.43 Date 10/31/2013 Fiscal year 2015-16 Pension group Employee Retirement System